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Friday, June 14 2019

Posted on: June 7th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

2019 Grads

  • Reminders for Grads!!!
  • Your school fees need to be paid in full before you can be fitted for your gown on June 20.
  • Any graduates who haven’t yet filled in their green transcript form should do so in Student Services, before finishing for the year. All universities and colleges will require final marks from June.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Posted on: June 6th, 2019 by Audrey Allan


Athletics:

  • Congrats to the Gray Girls Softball team that won the Silver Metal yesterday in the Provincials. Great job by everyone. All of the girls played great, players are reminded to drop their ball jerseys off to coach Gordie in Student Services on Friday.
  • Friday we will be having our year end Athletics Banquet at 6:30 in the gym. This is an opportunity to celebrate the year’s success in athletics as well as present team and major awards. It is a semi-formal event, and no tickets are required as this was included in your athletic fee. We hope to see all of our athletes there!

Band:

  • Today in the band room at lunch the Band-minton finals will continue. Come and cheer on one of the 3 finalist teams in their most important games yet! Uhhh Luke vs The Matts followed by the loser bracket final game featuring Refuse to Lose. The championships will take place on Friday, come to see who will be the champions!

Graduation:

  • Attention Grads!  This Friday will be a gray and burgundy theme day for grads only – AND at 3:00 all grads will head to the cafeteria for our final countdown on your last day of classes!
  • Any graduates who haven’t yet filled in their green transcript form should do so in Student Services, before finishing for the year. All universities and colleges will require final marks from June.
  • Prom tickets will be available in the library today BUT Friday will  ONLY be available from Mrs. Costello in Rm 144 at the same times: before and after school and between classes.

Meetings:

  • There will be a student council meeting on Friday at 11:50 in Room 214 for new executive applicants who are undergoing the apprentice process.
  • There will be a Final Transit Project Meeting for the participating students in computer room 103 at noon today. PLEASE BRING YOUR BUS PASS books. You will be doing a survey as well as receiving your volunteer hours.

Notes:

  • Reminder!!! Tomorrow is last day for the cafeteria to be open for service. Please note that no food will be served next week during exams as most students leave at lunch time.
  • Attention all incoming Grade 11 IB Students: please go to the library and sign out your summer reading for English. These two books should be read before you return in the fall. 
  • Ever had a relationship that ended badly?  Ever been dumped through SnapChat?  Either way, there will be a performance of the “Worst Break-ups In History” in the Lecture Theatre at 7 pm tonight.  Admission is free and you’re guaranteed to laugh with 14 different skits!
  • Students, as we only have two days of classes left, you are reminded that you have to clean out your lockers.  All items are to be removed from your lockers. LOCKS are to be labelled and returned to your BLOCK A teacher from FIRST semester. Students new to the school this semester or who did not have a course block A, can return the lock to their current block A teacher. If you have questions, please ask your Block A teacher. A $10 fee is added to your school cash account for locks not returned.
  • Come to the last Space Disco of the year tomorrow at lunch in room 244. This week’s theme: School’s Out!

Teachers, today is a supervision day 4.



Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Posted on: June 5th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • This coming Friday we will be having our year end Athletics Banquet at 6:30 in the gym. This is an opportunity to celebrate the year’s success in athletics as well as present team and major awards. It is a semi-formal event, and no tickets are required as this was included in your athletic fee. We hope to see all of our athletes there!

Graduation:

  • Attention Grads!  This Friday will be a gray and burgundy theme day for grads only – AND at 3:00 all grads will head to the cafeteria for our final countdown on your last day of classes!
  • Any graduates who haven’t yet filled in their green transcript form should do so in Student Services, before finishing for the year.  All universities and colleges will require final marks from June.
  • Prom bracelets are on sale this week in the library for $15.  They will be available in the morning, between breaks and after school. Do not come at lunch or in the middle of class to get them.  After the 7th, they will still be available, but the price goes up to $20.  If you are a grad, you must sign for your own bracelet. 
  • There will be a Safe Grad meeting for all Grade 10/11 students interested in helping in room 139 today at lunch.

Meetings:

  • There will be a student council meeting on Friday at 11:50 in Room 214 for new executive applicants who are undergoing the apprentice process.
  • There will be a Final Transit Project Meeting for the participating students  In computer Room 103 at noon on Thurs. PLEASE BRING YOUR BUS PASS books. You will be doing a survey as well as receiving your volunteer hours.

Notes:

  • Important note regarding the cafeteria:  The last for the cafeteria to be open for service is Friday, June 7th.  Please note that no food will be served next week during exams as most students leave at lunch time.
  • Attention all incoming Grade 11 IB Students: please go to the library and sign out your summer reading for English.  These two books should be read before you return in the fall. 
  • Ever had a relationship that ended badly?  Ever been dumped through SnapChat?  Either way, there will be a performance of the “Worst Break-ups In History” in the Lecture Theatre at 7 pm this Thursday.  Admission is free and you’re guaranteed to laugh with 14 different skits!
  • Students, as this is the last week of classes, you are reminded that you have to clean out your lockers.  All items are to be removed from your lockers. LOCKS are to be labelled and returned to your BLOCK A teacher from FIRST semester. Students new to the school this semester or who did not have a course block A, can return the lock to their current block A teacher. If you have questions, please ask your Block A teacher. A $10 fee is added to your school cash account for locks not returned.
  • Reminder to all students who were involved in We Will Rock You, that there will be a DVD screening today after school in the band room.
  • Come to the last Space Disco of the year Friday at lunch in room 244. This week’s theme: School’s Out!

Teachers, today is a supervision day 3.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Posted on: June 4th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • Grayfit is cancelled today…..go cheer on our rugby teams at UPEI.
  • This coming Friday we will be having our year end Athletics Banquet at 6:30 in the gym. This is an opportunity to celebrate the year’s success in athletics as well as present team and major awards. It is a semi-formal event, and no tickets are required as this was included in your athletic fee. We hope to see all of our athletes there!

Band:

  • Today at lunch there will be more Band-minton games in the band room. The games will be Koka-cols vs The Slippy knees and the very first finalist game featuring Refuse to Lose. Come out to support your favorite team for these close championship games!

Graduation:

  • Prom bracelets are on sale this week in the library for $15.  They will be available in the morning, between breaks and after school. Do not come at lunch or in the middle of class to get them.  After the 7th, they will still be available, but the price goes up to $20.  If you are a grad, you must sign for your own bracelet. 
  • There will be a Safe Grad meeting for all Grade 10/11 students interested in helping in room 139 tomorrow at lunch.

Notes:

  • Students, as this is the last week of classes, you are reminded that you have to clean out your lockers.  All items are to be removed from your lockers. LOCKS are to be labelled and returned to your BLOCK A teacher from FIRST semester. Students new to the school this semester or who did not have a course block A, can return the lock to their current block A teacher. If you have questions, please ask your Block A teacher. A $10 fee is added to your school cash account for locks not returned.
  • Any peer helpers who have not connected with Mr. Peterson regarding their teaching project and final assessment should meet with him ASAP.
  • Reminder to all students who were involved in We Will Rock You, that there will be a DVD screening tomorrow after school in the band room.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 2.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Posted on: June 3rd, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • This weekend was a great one for Colonel Gray Athletics, with Colonel Gray taking home ALL FOUR banners from the provincial track and field meet at UPEI. Multiple provincial records were broken and our athletes had an outstanding showing. Congratulations Colonels.
  • Today in play-off action we have softball 1/4 finals against the Mount at 4:30 at Kiwanis field, while AAA men’s rugby travels to TOSH for a 7 pm start time.
  • This coming Friday we will be having our year end Athletics Banquet at 6:30 in the gym. This is an opportunity to celebrate the year’s success in athletics as well as present team and major awards. It is a semi-formal event, and no tickets are required as this was included in your athletic fee. We hope to see all of our athletes there!

Band:

  • Come and watch the Band-minton games in the bandroom at lunch today! Games will be Uhhh Luke vs Koka-Kola and Les Boys vs Refuse to Lose. Make sure to come watch, what promises to be some of the closet games yet!

Notes:

  • The Colonel Gray winners of the promposal contest are Tom Tao and Phoebe Mitchell.
  • There will be a basketball half court shot competition going on in the gym on today at lunch. Shots cost $2 for one and $5 for three. The winner of the competition will receive a $50 gift card of their choice. All of the proceeds will be donated to the Jumpstart Foundation. Come on out for a great time and to support a great cause!
  • Any peer helpers who have not connected with Mr. Peterson regarding their teaching project and final assessment should meet with him ASAP.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 1.



Friday, May 31, 2019

Posted on: May 31st, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Band:

  • Today in the bandroom at lunch there will be Band-minton: The Matts will play Refuse to Lose which will determine the first finalist for the championships. All are welcome to attend!

Notes:

  • There will be a basketball half court shot competition going on in the gym on Monday June 3rd at lunch. Shots cost $2 for one and $5 for three. The winner of the competition will receive a $50 gift card of their choice. All of the proceeds will be donated to the Jumpstart Foundation. Come on out for a great time and to support a great cause!
  • For a project to raise awareness on deforestation, Jonathan Dickson will draw your request fir specific art work. You can place an order or get more information in the cafeteria at lunch time today.
  • Any peer helpers who have not connected with Mr. Peterson regarding their teaching project and final assessment should meet with him ASAP.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 5.



Thursday, May 30, 2019

Posted on: May 30th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Band:

  • The Music Department presents its final spring concert tonight at 7pm. Come on out and listen to some of the finest bands you will ever hear!

Graduation:

  • Prom bracelets will go on sale June 3rd – 7th in the library for $15.  They will be available in the morning, between breaks and after school. Do not come at lunch or in the middle of class to get them.  After the 7th, they will still be available, but the price goes up to $20.  If you are a grad, you must sign for your own bracelet. 

Notes:

  • Attention all Colonels, tomorrow is Meme day! All students are encouraged to dress up like their favourite meme or vine for the day. Be sure to get your costumes ready and please remember this is a school activity, so all costumes must be classroom appropriate. Get creative and have fun Colonels!
  • For a project to raise awareness on deforestation, Jonathan Dickson will draw your request fir specific art work. You can place an order or get more information in the cafeteria at lunch time today and tomorrow.
  • Any peer helpers who have not connected with Mr. Peterson regarding their teaching project and final assessment should meet with him ASAP.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 4.



Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Posted on: May 29th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • There will be a meeting today at lunch in the wellness center for any students interested in rowing. Please see Mrs. Lindsay if you have any questions.
  • Congratulations to the Colonel Gray Girls Softball Team that won two games this past week. Winning pitcher in both was Abby Smith.  The team is reminded to meet in Student Services today before 3:30 for their trip to Montague.

Graduation:

  • Grads are reminded that your school fees need to be paid to the main office or online as soon as possible.
  • Prom bracelets will go on sale June 3rd – 7th in the library for $15.  They will be available in the morning, between breaks and after school. Do not come at lunch or in the middle of class to get them.  After the 7th, they will still be available, but the price goes up to $20.  If you are a grad, you must sign for your own bracelet. 

Notes:

  • Attention all Colonels, this Friday is Meme day! All students are encouraged to dress up like their favourite meme or vine for the day. Be sure to get your costumes ready and please remember this is a school activity, so all costumes must be classroom appropriate. Get creative and have fun Colonels!
  • Summer School is now active through MyBluePrint. Summer school starts July 3-August 14, 2019.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student interested  in a position of Recreation Director at the KOA Campground in Cornwall should check the job bulletin board in Student Services for details. You would work Monday to Saturday, 45-48 hours per week, planning and scheduling activities for guests at the campground.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 3.



Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Posted on: May 28th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • There will be a meeting tomorrow at lunch in the wellness center for any students interested in rowing. Please see Mrs. Lindsay if you have any questions.

Band:

  • Anyone interested in singing at the Grad ceremony, please go to the meeting in the Band room today at 12 noon.
  • Today in the band room at lunch there will be 3 Band-minton games. Games will be: The Spanish Inquisition vs Les Boys, Tater and Spud vs The Slippy Knees and The Council playing the previous winner. All are encouraged to come out and support their favourite team!

Graduation:

  • Grads are reminded that your school fees need to be paid to the main office or online as soon as possible.
  • Prom bracelets will go on sale June 3rd – 7th in the library for $15.  They will be available in the morning, between breaks and after school. Do not come at lunch or in the middle of class to get them.  After the 7th, they will still be available, but the price goes up to $20.  If you are a grad, you must sign for your own bracelet. 

Notes:

  • Attention all Colonels, this Friday is Meme day! All students are encouraged to dress up like their favourite meme or vine for the day. Be sure to get your costumes ready and please remember this is a school activity, so all costumes must be classroom appropriate. Get creative and have fun Colonels!
  • Summer School is now active through MyBluePrint. Summer school starts July 3-August 14, 2019.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student interested  in a position of Recreation Director at the KOA Campground in Cornwall should check the job bulletin board in Student Services for details. You would work Monday to Saturday, 45-48 hours per week, planning and scheduling activities for guests at the campground.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 2.

Monday, May 27, 2019

Posted on: May 27th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • Lots of home games today for you to come support our Colonels! Softball hosts Morell today, 5:30 at Kiwanis field. Three of our four rugby teams host Rural today – A women at 4:30 & 6, AAA women at 5 and AAA men at 6:30.
  • There will be no yoga in the wellness center today.
  • Wednesday at lunch there will be a meeting in the wellness center for any students interested in rowing. Please see Mrs. Lindsay if you have any questions.

Band:

  • Anyone interested in singing at the Grad ceremony, please go to the meeting in the Band room this Tuesday at 12 noon.

Graduation:

  • Grads are reminded that your school fees need to be paid to the main office or online as soon as possible.
  • Prom bracelets will go on sale June 3rd – 7th in the library for $15.  They will be available in the morning, between breaks and after school. Do not come at lunch or in the middle of class to get them.  After the 7th, they will still be available, but the price goes up to $20.  If you are a grad, you must sign for your own bracelet. 

Notes:

  • Today is the last day to purchase your Graysino bracelets from your block C teacher.
  • Summer School is now active through MyBluePrint. Summer school starts July 3-August 14, 2019.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 1.